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Virgin Atlantic Baggage Allowance

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Virgin Atlantic luggage allowance and fees

Flying with Virgin Atlantic? Here is some useful information about luggage allowances and booking fees on Virgin Atlantic’s carry on and checked in baggage options.

ClassAmountDimensionsWeightOther information
Economy1 bag23 x 36 x 56cm10kgN/A
Premium Economy1 bag23 x 36 x 56cm10kgN/A
Upper Class2 bags23 x 36 x 56cmUp to 12kg for one bag, 16kg combinedN/A
Children and Infants1 bag23 x 36 x 56cm6kg (infant aged 0-2) 10kg (child aged 2+)N/A
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Virgin Atlantic baggage allowance

Economy class baggage

Economy Classic and Delight tickets include one checked in bag*. This can be up to 90 x 75 x 43cm (35.5 x 29.5 x 16ins) in size and up to 23kg (50lb) in weight.

Economy light tickets don’t come with a free checked in bag, but you can buy additional baggage when you check in if you need it.

Premium class baggage

If you’re booked into Virgin’s Premium cabin, you can take up to two pieces of baggage. Virgin Atlantic baggage size for each can be up to 90 x 75 x 43cm (35.5 x 29.5 x 16ins) and up to 23kg (50lb) in weight.

Upper class baggage 

Virgins checked in bag allowance for Upper Class changed from 9th December 2019. If you booked before the 9th December, you can take up to three pieces of baggage, each weighing up to 32kg (70lb) and with dimensions of up to 90 x 75 x 43cm (35.5 x 29.5 x 16ins). After that date, it’s two bags (the weight and size stays the same).

Contact Virgin

Visit their official site for more on Virgin Atlantic baggage fees and excess baggage information –

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